plant catalogue

provincial plants + landscapes

plant type

  • native flowers, groundcovers and climbers

water      hardiness

project type

urban and commercial

ecosystem type


soil type and drainage

light - sandy soils
medium - loamy soils
heavy - clay soils
good drainage
reasonable drainage

Leucochrysum albicans

hoary sunray

attractive clumping plant with spectacular foliage
originnsw, qld, act, vic, tas
cultural notesfull sun long lived, very hardy
maintenanceprune to remove spend flower heads
toleratesfrosts, most soils and dry periods
flowering seasonautumn though summer
flower coloursmall white paper daisies with yellow center
foliage colourfine soft grey leaves
heightup to 0.3m
plant spacing30cm apart
recommended usesexcellent landscape plant for rockeries, in mass plantings or in pots or hanging baskets

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